Canberra & the Australian Capital Territory
|Canberra Farm Stays and B&Bs|
|Canberra is the capital city of Australia. Much happens there and it is a great place to visit. Various museums remind us of our past as well as a Government House trying to shape our future. The country surrounding Canberra is very good rainfall country with very heavy stock carrying capacity. Very fine wools are also grown around Canberra and there are some excellent wineries available in the area as well. Our Meet & Greet service operates from this airport to all local properties.|
|Pelican Sheep Station|
|"All year-round farm activities." |
Location: Braidwood Road, Goulburn, NSW, 2580
Phone: 02 4821 4668
About 10km south of Goulburn is this 2,500 acre working sheep and cattle farm - fully operational the owner loves to talk to international visitors and Australians from different backgrounds. His family has lived in this area since 1827 and Phillip has many stories to tell from yesteryear. The sheep station offers a unique trip into traditional Australian country life.
Located in the middle of the Goulburn grazing area, one of the greatest wool and beef cattle producing regions in the world, visitors really get a close-up look at life in rural Australia. Only one hour from Canberra airport, our meet & greet service will have you relaxing at this wonderful farm before you know it.
Up to 7,000 sheep are normally stocked with 100 head of Hereford and Poll Hereford breeding cows, so as you can imagine there is always some farm activity taking place. This property is about two hours from Sydney on the Hume Highway - for those travelling under their own transport it is only 10 minutes from the Fre